Yakshakardama, Yakṣakardama, Yaksha-kardama: 12 definitions


Yakshakardama means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Yakshakardama has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Yakṣakardama can be transliterated into English as Yaksakardama or Yakshakardama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Yakṣakardama (यक्षकर्दम):—(1. yakṣa + ka) m. eine aus Kampher, Agallochum, Moschus und Kakkola zusammengesetzte Salbe [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 3, 34.] nach [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 639] auch Sandel enthaltend, so auch nach [DHANVANTARI im Śabdakalpadruma], aber Safran st. Kakkola. [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 25, 8, 2.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Yakṣakardama (यक्षकर्दम):—m. ein Gemisch von Kampfer , Agallochum , Moschus , Sandel und Kakkola [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 2,a.44,11.]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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